The opportunity to expand your business through exporting is ready and waiting – but before you go international, check out our resources. Learn more about:
- Export Assistance Centers
- National Export Initiative
- Other Tools and Resources
ChallengeHER Event, New York
MatchmakingOpportunities for Women in Federal Contracting
Featuring:Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet andMatchMaking with 30 federal buyers
Friday, June 12, 2015
Sessions 9:30am to 1:00pm
American Express Tower, NY
The ChallengeHER campaign leverages the resources of the SBA, WIPP and American Express OPEN to connect women-owned businesses with decision makers and procurement officials at federal agencies and prime contractors to receive guidance on how best to sell their goods and services to them.
Registration is required to attend
>For registration and details visit the website
Webinar | Get Tips on How to Protect Your Business During Hurricane Season
Now is a good time to protect your employees, customers and business from the devastating physical and economic toll of hurricanes by making a plan to be safe and stay in business. Join SBA andAgility RecoveryTuesday, June 9 for afreewebinar focusing on hurricane season preparedness strategies.
Webinar: Are You Prepared for the Switch to Chip Card Technology?
Did you know that an important shift is occurring with card payment technology that might impact your business?Join SBA and SquareWednesday, June 10for a free webinar presentation: “EMV 101: What Small Businesses Need to Know About the Switch to Chip Card Technology”.
The National SBIR/STTR Conference & 3rd Annual National Innovation Summit and Showcase
World Conference, at the Gaylord Convention Center
June 15-17, 2015
National SBIR/STTR conferences are typically the largest and most important conferences specializing in helping small businesses learn about participating in SBIR/STTR programs. At this Conference,representatives from all 11 federal agencieswith SBIR/STTR programs will attend, in addition to other SBIR/STTR experts and trainers
For more information on schedule, workshops and to registerVISIT THE WEBSITE
New Blog Posts | May 26 - 29, 2015
SBIR Pulse - 2015 National Conference Special Edition - Games for Learning Panel Session
The2015 SBIR/STTR National Conferenceis just around the corner – June 15 to 17 at the Gaylord Conference Center just outside of Washington, DC.Don’t miss the opportunity to interact with government SBIR/STTR program managers and staff, industry leaders, and veteran SBIR/STTR awardees.
Essential Proofreading Tips And Tools for Your Content Marketing
In my business we publish over 250 pieces of content each month. At that level we see the challenges writers struggle with – everything from writer’s block to poor sentence structure.But one of the biggest challenges comes after a writer completes a piece.
#DreamSmallBiz: National Small Business Week Recap – Part Two
Throughout the week, we held events focused on trade, lending for small businesses, veteran support, how to target millennial entrepreneurs, and an InnovateHER competition in which entrepreneurs live-pitched their products and services for a chance to win prize money provided by Microsoft.
SBIR Agency Blog #4: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
In this series of blogs, we are learning about what’s happening at Small Business Innovation (SBIR) programs at several different agencies. Now, it’s NASA’s turn. Every SBIR program has a strong focus on commercialization, but it plays out differently depending on the agency.
Three Dangerous Myths in Entrepreneurship
One thing that bugs me about the world of entrepreneurship is how often people who ought to know better propagate these three very common and potentially dangerous myths.
- Myth 1: Be your own boss
- Myth 2: Getting Investors is Always a Win
- Myth 3: The more money, the better
SBA and Small Business Majority will host free Affordable Care Act 101 webinars so small business owners can learn the basics of the Affordable Care Act and how they can enroll in health insurance marketplaces. Join us every other Thursday at 2 PM ET.
Join us for the Affordable Care Act 101 webinars in Spanish once a month on Tuesdaysat 4 PM ET.